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Water Damage Emergency Tips

What you can do until AAA Contracting & Water Damage arrives

Water Tips

After any water damage situation, your primary focus should be safety first:

  • Is it safe to stay in your home?

  • Electrical and "slip and fall" hazards are one of the most concerns.

  • Only do activities that are safe for you to access.

  • Wet materials can be VERY heavy. Be careful when lifting items!


Have A  Water Damage Emergency? Call 206-745-9418

What To Do After Flooding

  • Remove excess water by mopping and extracting floor.

  • Wipe excess water from wood furniture place blocks underneath.

  • Place aluminum foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and wet carpeting.

  • Turn air conditioning on when drying in summer for faster drying.

  • Remove any colored rugs from wet carpeting.

  • Remove art objects to a safe, dry place.

  • Gather loose items from floors to prevent further damage.


What NOT To Do After Flooding

  • Don't leave wet fabrics in place. Hang furs and leather goods.

  • Don't leave books, magazines or other colored items on wet carpet or floors.

  • Don't use your household vacuum to remove water.

  • Don't use television or other household appliances.

  • Don't turn on ceiling fixtures, or lights if ceiling is wet, and keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging.




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